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Jim Bown (born June 24, 1960 in Portland, Oregon) is a former NASCAR driver. He has run a total of 23 Winston Cup Series races. He scored one top-ten result, a tenth-place finish at Riverside International Raceway in 1982.[2] In the NASCAR Busch Series (now Xfinity Series), he competed in 122 races, with four top-fives and one pole.[1] He also made one Craftsman Truck Series (now Camping World Truck Series) race in 1997 at Portland Speedway and he finished sixteenth.[3]

James Bown
Born (1960-06-24) June 24, 1960 (age 58)
Portland Oregon
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
23 races run over 10 years
Best finish56th (1982)
First race1981 Warner W. Hodgdon 400 (Riverside)
Last race1990 Atlanta Journal 500 (Atlanta)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 1 0
NASCAR Xfinity Series career
122 races run over 10 years
Best finish15th (1994)[1]
First race1991 Mountain Dew 400 (Hickory)
Last race2000 All Pro Bumper to Bumper 300 (Lowe's)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 11 1
NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series career
1 race run over 1 year
Best finish70th (1997)
First race1997 Craftsman 200 (Portland)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 0 0

He is the younger brother of 1990 Busch champion Chuck Bown.[4]

Contents

Motorsports career resultsEdit

NASCAREdit

(key) (Bold – Pole position awarded by qualifying time. Italics – Pole position earned by points standings or practice time. * – Most laps led.)

Winston Cup SeriesEdit

NASCAR Winston Cup Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 NWCC Pts Ref
1981 Bown Racing 16 Olds RSD DAY RCH CAR ATL BRI NWS DAR MAR TAL NSV DOV CLT TWS RSD
32
MCH DAY NSV POC TAL MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR ATL 75th 122 [5]
Buick RSD
36
1982 DAY RCH BRI ATL CAR DAR NWS MAR TAL NSV DOV CLT POC RSD
17
MCH DAY NSV POC TAL MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV NWS CLT MAR CAR ATL RSD
10
56th 246 [6]
1983 Bill Morehart 96 Buick DAY RCH CAR ATL DAR NWS MAR TAL NSV DOV BRI CLT RSD
23
POC MCH DAY NSV POC TAL MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR ATL 74th 152 [7]
John Kieper 93 Buick RSD
35
1984 DAY RCH CAR ATL BRI NWS DAR MAR TAL NSV DOV CLT RSD
28
POC MCH DAY NSV POC TAL MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR CLT NWS CAR ATL RSD
36
69th 139 [8]
1985 98 DAY RCH CAR ATL BRI DAR NWS MAR TAL DOV CLT RSD
28
POC MCH DAY POC TAL MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR ATL 59th 194 [9]
Chevy RSD
16
1986 DAY RCH CAR ATL BRI DAR NWS MAR TAL DOV CLT RSD POC MCH DAY POC TAL GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR ATL RSD
32
112th 67 [10]
1987 Hamby Motorsports 12 Chevy DAY CAR RCH ATL DAR NWS BRI MAR TAL CLT DOV POC
23
93rd 70 [11]
Olds RSD
31
MCH DAY POC TAL GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR RSD ATL
1988 Bown Racing 1 Chevy DAY RCH CAR ATL DAR BRI NWS MAR TAL CLT DOV RSD
41
POC MCH DAY POC TAL GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR CLT NWS CAR PHO
42
ATL 76th 77 [12]
1989 41 DAY
DNQ
CAR
36
ATL
41
RCH DAR BRI NWS MAR TAL CLT
DNQ
DOV SON
29
POC MCH DAY POC TAL GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR CLT NWS 59th - [13]
AAG Racing 34 Buick CAR
37
PHO ATL
1990 U.S. Racing 2 Pontiac DAY RCH CAR ATL DAR BRI NWS MAR TAL CLT DOV SON
22
POC MCH DAY POC TAL GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT 61st 207 [14]
Osterlund Racing 57 Pontiac CAR
27
PHO
28
ATL
39
1994 John Kieper 63 Chevy DAY CAR RCH ATL DAR BRI NWS MAR
DNQ
TAL SON CLT DOV POC MCH DAY NHA POC TAL IND GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR PHO ATL NA - [15]
1996 Balough Racing 57 Chevy DAY
DNQ
CAR RCH ATL DAR BRI NWS MAR TAL SON CLT DOV POC MCH DAY NHA POC TAL IND GLN MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV MAR NWS CLT CAR PHO ATL NA - [16]
Daytona 500Edit
Year Team Manufacturer Start Finish
1989 Bown Racing Chevy DNQ
1996 Balough Racing Chevy DNQ

Busch SeriesEdit

NASCAR Busch Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 NBSC Pts Ref
1991 Bown Racing 16 Buick DAY RCH CAR MAR VOL HCY
30
DAR BRI LAN
27
SBO
30
NZH CLT DOV ROU
27
HCY
20
MYB GLN OXF NHA SBO
23
DUB IRP ROU BRI DAR RCH DOV CLT
13
NHA CAR
17
MAR
DNQ
41st 743 [17]
1992 98 Chevy DAY
42
RCH
14
ATL
32
DAR
33
BRI CLT
31
DOV ROU MYB GLN VOL NHA TAL
15
IRP DAR
20
CLT
35
20th 1793 [18]
Buick CAR
13
MAR
28
HCY
20
LAN
26
DUB
22
NZH ROU
3
MCH NHA BRI RCH
12
DOV MAR
23
CAR
14
HCY
4
1993 Chevy DAY
34
DAR
11
BRI
32
CLT
17
DOV TAL
30
IRP MCH
30
NHA DAR
36
CLT
DNQ
MAR CAR
21
ATL
32
26th 1564 [19]
Buick CAR
42
RCH
13
HCY
28
ROU
26
MAR NZH MYB
10
GLN MLW BRI
27
RCH
24
DOV ROU
15
Henderson Motorsports 75 Olds HCY
29
1994 HVP Motorsports 63 Chevy DAY
42
CAR
14
RCH
14
ATL
24
MAR
18
DAR
33
HCY
11
BRI
5
ROU
7
NHA
21
NZH
33
CLT
18
DOV
26
MYB
8
GLN
32
MLW
13
SBO
10
TAL
39
HCY
12
IRP
34
MCH
11
BRI
11
DAR
38
RCH
27
DOV
20
CLT
6
MAR
28
CAR
22
15th 2853 [20]
1995 Bown Racing 51 Chevy DAY
6
CAR
21
RCH
30
ATL
3
NSV
29
DAR
15
BRI
16
HCY
9
NZH
36
CLT
17
DOV
23
MYB
23
GLN
34
MLW
31
TAL
38
SBO
25
IRP MCH BRI
33
DAR
28
RCH
18
DOV CLT
23
CAR
33
HOM
DNQ
24th 2026 [21]
5 NHA
35
1996 51 DAY
29
CAR
29
RCH
28
ATL
DNQ
NSV
16
DAR
35
BRI HCY CLT
41
DOV SBO MYB
34
GLN
24
MLW
13
NHA
34
TAL
30
IRP MCH BRI
26
DAR
21
RCH
26
DOV
26
CLT
28
CAR HOM 33rd 1346 [22]
5 NZH
35
1997 51 DAY
36
CAR RCH ATL LVS DAR HCY TEX BRI NSV TAL NHA NZH CLT DOV SBO GLN MLW MYB GTY IRP MCH BRI DAR
34
RCH DOV CLT
40
CAL CAR HOM 81st 159 [23]
1998 DAY CAR
41
LVS NSV DAR
42
BRI TEX HCY TAL NHA NZH CLT
37
DOV RCH PPR GLN MLW DAR
34
RCH DOV CLT
DNQ
GTY CAR ATL HOM 65th 286 [24]
Mark III Racing 78 Chevy MYB
24
CAL SBO
DNQ
IRP MCH BRI
1999 Bown Racing 51 Chevy DAY
DNQ
CAR LVS ATL DAR
DNQ
TEX NSV BRI TAL CAL NHA RCH NZH DAR
19
RCH DOV CLT
41
CAR MEM PHO HOM 93rd 151 [25]
Sasser Motorsports 65 Chevy CLT
DNQ
DOV SBO GLN MLW MYB PPR GTY IRP MCH BRI
2000 Bown Racing 51 Chevy DAY CAR LVS ATL DAR BRI TEX NSV TAL CAL RCH NHA CLT
DNQ
DOV SBO MYB GLN MLW NZH PPR GTY IRP MCH BRI DAR RCH DOV CLT
40
CAR MEM PHO HOM 112th 43 [26]

Craftsman Truck SeriesEdit

NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series results
Year Team No. Make 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 NCTC Pts Ref
1997 Gloy Racing 55 Ford WDW TUS HOM
DNQ
PHO
DNQ
70th 259 [27]
Marquardt Racing 87 Chevy POR
16
EVG
DNQ
I70 NHA TEX BRI NZH MLW LVL CNS HPT IRP FLM NSV GLN RCH MAR SON MMR CAL PHO LVS

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "NASCAR Busch Series results". NASCAR. Retrieved 12 February 2010.
  2. ^ "NASCAR Cup Series results". NASCAR. Retrieved 12 February 2010.
  3. ^ "NASCAR Craftsman Trucks Series Results". NASCAR. Archived from the original on 8 December 2010. Retrieved 12 February 2010.
  4. ^ Spoor, Mark (February 24, 2006). "Viewer's Guide: Fontana". NASCAR. Retrieved 12 February 2010.
  5. ^ "Jim Bown – 1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  6. ^ "Jim Bown – 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  7. ^ "Jim Bown – 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  8. ^ "Jim Bown – 1984 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  9. ^ "Jim Bown – 1985 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  10. ^ "Jim Bown – 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  11. ^ "Jim Bown – 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  12. ^ "Jim Bown – 1988 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  13. ^ "Jim Bown – 1989 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  14. ^ "Jim Bown – 1990 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  15. ^ "Jim Bown – 1994 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  16. ^ "Jim Bown – 1996 NASCAR Winston Cup Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  17. ^ "Jim Bown – 1991 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  18. ^ "Jim Bown – 1992 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  19. ^ "Jim Bown – 1993 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  20. ^ "Jim Bown – 1994 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  21. ^ "Jim Bown – 1995 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  22. ^ "Jim Bown – 1996 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  23. ^ "Jim Bown – 1997 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  24. ^ "Jim Bown – 1998 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  25. ^ "Jim Bown – 1999 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  26. ^ "Jim Bown – 2000 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.
  27. ^ "Jim Bown – 1997 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Results". Racing-Reference. Retrieved January 13, 2015.